MRBC MEMBERS

These are our active members and contributors to MRBC who are based in / service the Macedon Ranges Shire.  An opportunity to find someone local to assist you! We are welcoming more members for 2017 and we are delighted to introduce them to you. 

Woodend Hearing Centre is a local and independent hearing clinic operational since 2006.

Our aim is to assist the hearing impaired in achieving the greatest enjoyment from life.

We are a family business accredited to provide services through the Commonwealth Office of Hearing Services system, WorkSafe and experienced in excellence providing services to private clients in the area.
We are proud of our history and commitment to the local community improving lifestyle through better hearing.

We are also a Member of Independent Audiologists Australia (IAA).

Independent Audiologists Australia (IAA) stands for quality, integrity and independence in hearing and balance care. http://www.aaapp.org.au

Learn more about Woodend Hearing Centre at www.woodendhearingcentre.com.au.

At Langley McKimmie Chartered Accountants we pride ourselves on helping our clients reach their goals in all aspects of business development.  We provide specialist business and taxation advice including setting up, selling or buying a business, compliance requirements, self managed superannuation funds, bookkeeping services, corporate affairs and audits.

 

Please visit our website at www.langleymckimmie.com.au or call us on 5427 8100 for further information.

Bookkeeping is a key function of any business. We can simplify this process and give you back your time and sanity to concentrate on important elements which make your business great.

"My Books & Payroll" experienced bookkeepers, Cate and Emma, offer a comprehensive bookkeeping service or tailored account services.

We are proficient in using a broad range of business accounting software including MYOB, Xero and Reckon, and can provide set up, troubleshooting and training assistance. We are fully equipped to service all businesses no matter how large or small. We are flexible in working on or off site at a competitive hourly rate.

  • Full function payroll management - Superannuation, salary sacrifice, payroll tax and end of financial year obligations
  • Account management - Accounts payable, Accounts receivable, Bank reconciliations
  • Reporting - Financial and statistical reporting
  • BAS - Preparation and lodgement

Please visit our website at www.langleymckimmie.com.au or call us on 5427 8100 for further information.

 

Ozwest Management Services is a small Australian business providing management systems auditing and consulting services to other small Australian businesses wishing to improve their operations and customer experience through complying with the requirements of two of the most recognisable and respected international standards.

Whether businesses decide to just comply with the requirements of the standards or whether they decide to gain ISO certification, they stand to benefit substantially from adopting internationally recognised business practices.

We help companies develop their processes and procedures to comply with the requirements of ‘ISO 9001 Quality Management Systems’ (QMS) and ‘ISO 27001 Information Security Management Systems’ (ISMS).

We also provide management system auditing services on behalf of certification authorities. ISO certification audits are conducted on government departments and organisations of all sizes, across a broad range of industries.

If you wish to ensure compliance, manage risk and opportunities, improve customer satisfaction and confidence, ensure that business critical information remains secure, reduce costs, remove trade barriers, increase your company’s reputation and value, gain competitive advantage and display the “Five Ticks” certification mark on your premises and stationery then let’s have a chat.

T: 0417 636 492

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I love travel! My long held dreams of travelling around the world began at the age of 18 and have not stopped. No sooner is a dream crossed off my bucket list, a new one is added! In January 2014 I become a mobile travel agent working for MTA - Mobile Travel Agents. MTA gives me the freedom to work the hours that suit you, which will allow for a more personalised service that will bring to life your dreams. I have been lucky enough over the years to spend time in all 4 corners of the globe opening my eyes to this wonderful planet.

I can guarantee that when you contact me you'll be met with an enthusiastic, knowledgeable and professional travel consultant.

Previous experience

Harvey World Travel (12 years)

Areas of specialty - Leisure & adventure travel. Australia, Europe, Asia, Africa, North & South America.

Phone: 0408 290 950 or 1300 365 688 (ext 646)

The practice of Brad Hooper Architect was established in 1982 and since then has completed hundreds of projects.  The practice principal has a Bachelor of Architecture from RMIT, is currently a Registered Architect in Victoria and New South Wales and is an A+member of the Australian Institute of Architects.

Brad Hooper Architect has specialised in residential design including single family housing, multi-unit housing, aged care and retirement housing.  Work has covered new buildings on green-field sites, alterations and additions and restorations.

Past commissions have been from private clients, businesses, local government, state governments and institutions.

Whilst residential design has taken a particular emphasis, past projects have included commercial, institutional and industrial buildings.  These have been as varied as retail pharmacies, child-care centres, community facilities, educational buildings and factories.

Documentation methods are chosen to best get the message across be it a pencil on the back of an envelope to building simulation software.

T: 03 5427 2177 M: 0418 105 954 E: E:

Riverwood Group is a professional and progressive organisation committed to growing your business and helping you achieve your personal financial goals. Based in Woodend, with offices in Kilmore and South Melbourne, Riverwood Group has a broad range of clients throughout Victoria. Our client base includes manufacturers, wholesalers, retailers, the service industry and primary producers.

At Riverwood Group we have the understanding and knowledge of your business and industry to provide solutions to all your needs. The office has a mix of professional staff and support staff, all of whom are committed to ongoing professional development.

Riverwood Group is a member of CPA Australia.

Australian owned and operated family business located in Gisborne, Cool Clutch have finally solved the age old problem of how do women carry something chilled without looking like they are. Whether the item is medication, makeup or a bottle of wine, the innovative Cool Clutch range have a stylish handbag for every occasion.
 
A Cool Clutch is a beautiful stylish handbag that holds your normal handbag contents, however in addition every handbag has an element of cooler bag insulation turning it from just a handbag into a Cooler Handbag. A handbag that can keep your wine or water cool and your makeup or lipstick from melting and also assist those that need to keep medication within a certain temperature range. The added unique feature of some of our Cool Clutch range is a removable insulated cooler pocket, which has been granted an Australian Innovation Patent.
 

Tucker Tub Pet Food is country fresh.

Rebecca Pryor is your local Gisborne based distributor for Tucker Tub pet food, offering friendly personal service and free fortnightly home delivery to serviced areas.
Tucker Tub Pet Food is a Home Delivery service providing ALL Natural pet food made from preservative free wholesome real meat  Providing food for your pet of the highest quality and delivered in easy to use resealable tubs for your convenience, just like homemade. We offer:
  • Wet food (cooked and raw) including Beef , Roo , Rabbit , Chicken and Veal
  • Dry food varieties
  • Bones
  • Treats
and just think,
  • NO heavy containers to carry home
  • NO smelly cans to pollute your bins
NO cans & unnecessary packaging to go into land fill.  We collect the empty tubs on a changeover basis doing our bit for the environment.
Our product range is:
  • All Natural Fat Reduced
  • Allergy sensitive products

Call us on 0408 385 350

http://tuckertub.com/Rebecca.php

https://www.facebook.com/tuckertubgisborne/

The Online Wordsmith is a writing, social media and marketing strategy agency for small businesses. We free you up to do what you best. Nothing is more frustrating than spending hours on something that isn't your core business, yet is critical for its success. Let us take the frustration out of your day. We offer blog writing and social media one on one training and copywriting for all things. We also do results driven social media and help your business zoom to success with our unique marketing planning workshops.
For more information why not sign up for our newsletter here
 
 
You can reach us at: 
0420685258
Juliana Smith BN (Mid) L.L.B., GDLP

Barrister & Solicitor
Macedon Ranges & Bendigo

Family & Criminal Law

  • Family Law including defacto and married financial agreements and consent orders.
  • Parenting matters including parenting plans and consent orders.
  • Divorce Applications.
  • Family Violence /Intervention orders
  • Traffic matters/Magistrates Court Crime.
  • County Court.

*Woodend: by appointment at 27 Urquhart Street Woodend.
*Bendigo: by appointment at 72 Queen Street, Bendigo

T: (03) 5444 1181      E:       W: www.jslaw.com.au

Testimonial
I was extremely happy with my service from Juliana Smith and her team. They were so compassionate and I felt I was provided for with quality advice and service. I would recommend them to anyone.’ MM Gisborne

As a BAS Agent and Xero Certified Advisor we work in the cloud, and understand the benefits of using integrated cloud technology to streamline business processes to minimise administration.

Imagine working from anywhere scheduling jobs, invoicing clients and taking client payments.... all using your mobile device. 
Integrate your accounting package with your CRM, integrate your CRM with Mailchimp email marketing software. 

Like to save time entering bills into your accounting package? Then automate your accounts payable using 'optical character recognition' OCR software, and push your accounts payable into your accounting software.
Our Services include:

  • BAS services/Business Consulting
  • Xero Bookkeeping
  • Xero Online Training
  • Customised docx templates
  • Integrations with Xero Add-ons

p: (61) 0406 256 036    w:www.virtualassistantoncall.com.au  facebook link
Skype  virtual_assistant_on_call    Twitter @VAonCall     Linked In VirtualAssistantOnCall

Here at Trufflepig, we love DELICIOUS flavours.
We love sumptuous, elegant canapes served amidst sparkling conversation.  We love big, rustic platters of food shared amongst friends & family. 

Our food is handmade, vibrant & full of flavour. 

We understand where our produce comes from & source seasonal, local, organic & free range ingredients.

We can't wait to chat to you about your next event!

p: 0403 387 157
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With 16 years experience, Kathryn has created public and private murals, sculptures and unique garden art, placed locally, interstate and internationally. Personal wearable mosaic jewellery pieces are available from two local galleries - Works of Art in Kyneton and The Gallery Mt Macedon. 
Commissions always welcome and master classes are taught at the studio.

www.kpmosaicwords.com
0407 887 498

 

Using clear, simple proven programs for kids, teenagers and adults – it is never too late to learn to read.
With the right teaching everyone can learn to read and Jackie offers reading teaching that really works for all abilities.

Learn more about All Reading.

email Jackie:
check out: www.allreading.com.au
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Brigitte is a warm and humorous intuitive reader with 20 years experience and a proven track record of high accuracy. She has been teaching Intuitive Tarot and psychic development to enthusiastic students for 7 years in Canberra, and is now running classes in Kyneton.

One on one sessions, hens nights and functions, host-a-clairvoyant, private classes and gift vouchers for all occasions are available.

A REIKI II channel with a strong backing in Natural Therapies, Brigitte can also assist you in choosing the most effective Australian Bush Flower Essences and Bach Flower Remedies to help you deal with current challenges. Her greatest joy is to see a big smile and renewed confidence by the end of the session - and this is usually what happens!

Email Brigitte:         Follow at this Facebook link
www.thesagehutwizard.com.au

Woodend Magician Adam Laurance has been performing and teaching Magic for over 20 years. His unique brand of humour and awesome teaching skills make his Shows and Workshops a hit with kids (and parents) everywhere.

The show includes lots and lots of audience participation with several children invited on stage to help with the magic. You will not believe what can happen with a paper bag, an egg, a newspaper and a piece of rope.

Learn to perform some amazing magic tricks in Adam’s Magic Workshop. Suitable for children aged 8 and over and you get to keep the tricks you learn.
Come and join in the fun.  Learn to perform easy to do, but awesome to watch, magic tricks or be baffled and bamboozled by Adam's Amazing Magic Show.

Mt Macedon Beauty – Beauty Salon and Spa
Welcome to all the women of the Macedon Ranges and surrounds - I am thrilled to be able to offer you the following services at Mt. Macedon Beauty:

  • Elemis Spa Facials
  • Spray tans
  • Full body waxing
  • Elemis Manicures and Elemis Pedicures
  • Eyebrow sculpting
  • Eyelash extensions
  • Bridal and special occasion makeup
  • Eyelash and eyebrow tinting

-        Call 0423 356 297 to make a booking or book online while you visit: www.mtmacedonbeauty.com.au
Please note: All new clients receive a free consultation including a test patch.

Step out with confidence at Mt. Macedon Beauty
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The Craft Emporium is a home based studio and store in the magnificent Macedon Ranges.

At present the shop is open every week on Wednesday 11am-3pm and Thursday 10-3pm by appointment only. During these times you can shop or you are welcome to come along and sit at a table and work on a project of your choice. Bring along your lunch and make yourself a cuppa. You are welcome to use my extensive range of dies, punches and stamps.

As well as shop and crop sessions, I run card and page classes each month. Scrapbooking classes are on the first Thursday night 7-10pm and following Saturday 1-5pm, Card classes are on the third Wednesday of the month, 11-3pm. Classes generally cost between $20 and $45 and this includes a kit with all of the elements required to complete the project, all you need is your basic tools and consumables...adhesives, trimmer, inks, ruler, pencil, etc. Each month I send out an email notifying all my clients of the details of the upcoming classes.

Sonia Hocking Phone:  0402 085 233
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Robyn Patton is a Life Coach, Group Facilitator, founder of Brave Vulnerable Audacious, Podcaster and wholefood lover. Robyn offers personal coaching for Leaders, Business Owners, Household Managers...and the blessed but stressed! Covering a wide range of issues including relatiobship, communication, life purpose, work-life balance, career planning, self-worth and stress management, Robyn offers highly personal, dynamic and transformative coaching based on years of experience and training.
 
Robyn currently offers coaching in person and via Skype/phone as well as Men's Groups and Women's Coaching Circles in the Macedon Ranges.
 More information at http://www.robynpatton.com/ or connect with her on Facebook at https://www.facebook.com/RobynPattonHolisticWellness/

Looking for a Professional Bookkeeper and Bas Agent?  Michelle’s Bookkeeping Services located in the Macedon Ranges provides services to both small and medium businesses throughout Australia. 

A Workflow Max Certified Advisor and Xero Bronze Certified Partner, I have experience with Sassu, MYOB and Quickbooks/Reckon.
Please contact me on mob: 0400684872 or checkout my website: michellesbookkeepingservices.com.au

Bee Lovable Products is a small beekeeping business located within the Macedon Ranges Shire, that produces a variety of different flavoured honey's (all seasonal), honeycomb and beeswax candles.

Having always been fascinated by bee, I become a registered beekeeper in 2006 with one hive to pollinate my small orchard and vegie garden. Over the years the number of hives have grown and continue to grow each year. 
My passion for bees and their importance to the environment continues to grow and as a small scale beekeeper my honey is sourced within a 100km radius of the Macedon Ranges, is cold extracted, unprocessed, unblended and filtered through muslin cloth.

www.beeloveable.com.au

Complete Order provide a range of outsourced services to businesses and individuals to help free up time, reduce stress and get organised, allowing you to focus on building your business and maximising growth opportunities. Our unique range of business, property and concierge services support you in streamlining your processes, reducing administrative time and enhancing productivity. From assisting on specific projects to providing ongoing support, our customised services are flexible and ensure long-term sustainable outcomes. Our reputation is built on providing a quality service that is innovative, reliable and accessible.

www.completeorder.com.au

Contact Simone Plunkett 0408 727 010

Reach the right people with the right message at the right time. Insightable delivers custom digital marketing solutions to help you increse revenue and return-on-investment from your onlines business. We can help you with all aspects of digital marketing from website & business analytics, serach enegine marketing, social media marekting, conversion funnel optimisation, strategy, training and more.

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Chieko is a Japanese-born Origami artist who resides in the Macedon Ranges, Victoria.

Her Japanese background influences her artworks as she has always loved folding traditional origami papers and had an artistic nature.

Each origami piece is individually hand-folded and Chieko often uses Japanese paper; a hand silk screen printed Yuzen Washi sourced from Japan. 

She exhibits her artworks at art galleries and several art shows within Macedon Ranges. She is the member of Mt Macedon Art Collectives and her artworks are regularly exhibited and for sale at The Gallery Mt Macedon (684 Mt Macedon Rd Mt Macedon).

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w: www.chienowa.com.au
m: 0413 311 678

 

Events Victoria is passionate about we we do and can't wait to share it with you.
We operate workshops for individuals, groups and team building events in South Gisborne at at various venues in Melbourne.
Candle, soap and skincare classes are our specialty - hands-on, fun and informative. For students interested in the business side, we can advise and guide you.

Visit www.candle.melbourne
Email
Instagram - soycandles.melbourne
Tel 0409 821 444

Follow on Facebook at this link.

I am bringing 30 years of experience in corporate environments supporting PCs, servers and networks.

As a small business and home user, you have the same needs that I can help address. Questions that you may need a little help to solve are:

  • why is my computer slow or acting strangely?
  • how do I back up or what should I back up?
  • why is my internet slow?
  • how do I set up my modem/router?
  • should I upgrade or replace my PC?

Whether on site or in my workshop, I can assist. Contact Robert Sanderson to keep your business connected and operational.
0419 134 498

Macedon Ranges Web Design

Talk with a real local person about a best-suited website, online marketing or SEO ideas.

Whether it's a simple website for your small business, or a complex site for a larger organisation, Martin will talk you through your options and provide a system whereby you can manage your own content in your own time.

Take advantage of Martin's technical skills and experience with current online solutions to meet various business needs and budgets too.

Contact Martin on 0414 274 988 or email 

Jessica assists small businesses hands-on with improving business progress through
- internal business processes and procedures

- online and offline marketing (Social Media & Website Development & Maintenance)
- account management (liaising with your suppliers and service providers)
- advanced administration
- ongoing business tracking
- Training one-on-one or small groups in social media use and basic computer needs


www.littlebigresource.com.au

0421 415 485

At Range Financial Group we pride ourselves as being a complete financial services business, helping you establish, build and protect your financial wealth.
Our Practice offers these main services:

  • Tax & Accounting
  • Financial Planning & Investment Planning
  • Lending Services
  •  Self Managed Super Funds (SMSF)
  •  Estate Planning
  •  Cloud Accounting Systems
  •  Company Secretarial Services
  •  Business Coaching

Find out more about what we offer at www.rangefg.com.au or 
contact Narelle on 5428 1400, or email